Friday, May 17 2013 7:16 PM EDT2013-05-17 23:16:53 GMT
One person has died in a crash near Harrisonville, MO, Thursday evening. The crash happened on Missouri Highway 7 and Walker Road. It involved a car and a tractor-trailer. Harrisonville is in Cass County.More >>
Savannah Nash celebrated her 16th birthday last week. She died Thursday when her car slammed into a semi while she was texting during her first time driving by herself.More >>
1.5 million hours of work by 1,500 people, BP-Husky Refining is celebrating the
completion of a major fuel line project in Oregon.
project means better fuel and less tear on the local environment.
been a $400 million project," said Mark Dangler, president of BP-Husky. "That
really improves the efficacy and competitiveness of this refinery."
new Reformer 3 takes the naturally-occurring gas in crude oil and improves the
burning characteristics to make more efficient fuel.
reducing our emissions of this plant by 5 percent, which builds on a 45 percent
reduction since 2000," Dangler said.
project also helped the local economy.
created 1,500 [jobs] over the course of two years, and really impacted the
local community," Dangler said.
said they are the prime example of what good construction looks like, and their
number one goal of safety should be applied everywhere: In the two years of
construction for the project, there were no lost time injuries.
million construction hours, zero lost time injuries. That has to be unheard of,"
said state Rep. Matt Szollosi (D – Toledo).